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Juan's Mexican Restaurant

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3121 Towson Ave, Fort Smith, AR 72901-6356
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

I've been coming here over the years and I will say it can be hit or miss on the food quality here. It normally is the flavor quality that I have issue with when visiting Juans. The place looks like it needs an update, but when the cooks are on task, you will have a great meal.

Thank Eryn M
Atlanta, Georgia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

The food sucks, the building sucks, it's not even somewhat good Mexican food. Everything was bland and tasteless. The Spanish rice tasted like it was straight from the box so did the fajitas. I have no clue how they are still in business after 35 years. The interior is just as bland as the food and not worth the 40... More 

Thank carlosdangeresq
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

I have been here several times and each time I keep thinking it would be better this time. That has not been the case. It is "Okay" Mexican food. It's not terrible food. But there is better Mexican food in town. The portions are large and filling. The employees are friendly with quick service. The place is small with not... More 

Thank Trina_P
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69 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

First I must say that my husband and son both loved their tamales. They were very happy. My poor enchilada was swimming in a weird sea of refried beans. It was okay but just barely. The facility is looking really old. Carpets didn't look clean. The hallway to the restrooms was so narrow that it could only accommodate one person... More 

Thank Kutchkabugaboo
Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

The Chile Rellanos are hand made by the same woman that has made them for years. I have never found any that taste as good as these!!!! All of their food is authentic and handmade fresh each day!

Thank Mary A
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

The best Mexican food this side of the Mississippi what am I saying the best anywhere. I make sure I get there at least once when I am in town. The staff is very friendly and fast.

Thank Carla H
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015 via mobile

We have eaten at Juan's for years and years. The service is always great and the food is wonderful. We used to live in FS, but now live in Florida, but when we visit we always return to Juan's!

Thank Arkieinfla69
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I've eaten there many times recently and the last few years and the food and service are always good . The chips and queso dip are a fave . Nice and cozy and quiet and without the hustle and bustle of other places. The wait staff are very good and attentive , especially Anna . David Carmack

Thank Cavanal2
Little Rock, Arkansas
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

I have been going to Juan's since I was a child. Even though I live in a different city now, whenever we come back to visit Fort Smith, Juan's is a must for my family's itinerary. The cheese dip is the best in the world - you can't find it like this anywhere else! Love the salsa too. I always... More 

Thank RedTent1701
Los Angeles, California
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541 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Had dinner here while spending the night nearby. The "Americana" sign drew us in. I don't believe any Mexicans work here, but the staff are friendly and gracious. Spouse and I both had wet chicken burritos. Good flavor, nice portion size, good price. Chips were tasty, too. Salsa could use more jazz, but for their regular customers, I'm sure it's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    2.5 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3121 Towson Ave, Fort Smith, AR 72901-6356
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Fort Smith
  • Phone Number: 479-782-6287
phone number 479-782-6287

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?